MOSCOW (AP) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy introduced on Monday that he has examined constructive for coronavirus and can work in self-isolation whereas receiving remedy.
“There are not any fortunate folks on the earth for whom COVID-19 doesn’t pose a menace,” Zelenskiy tweeted. “Nevertheless, I really feel good. I promise to isolate myself and proceed to work.
Zelenkiy mentioned it was working at a temperature of 37.5 Celsius (99.5 Fahrenheit).
Zelenskiy, 42, grew to become president in 2019 as a political neophyte, beforehand often known as an actor and comic. He rose to reputation nationwide for a TV sitcom, “Servant of the Folks,” by which he performed a trainer who unexpectedly turns into president after making a rant about corruption that goes viral. He defeated the incumbent Petro Poroshenko.
Coronavirus infections in Ukraine started to rise in late summer season and put the nation’s underpaid medical doctors and under-equipped hospitals beneath extreme strain.
Ukraine reported 8,867 new circumstances of an infection and 115 deaths prior to now day on Monday. All through the pandemic, 8,565 folks have died from COVID-19 within the nation.